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Forum: General Topics. 07-02-09, 08:01 PM
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Posted By Alan O
John, I think that this is the SNCO's abdge...

John,

I think that this is the SNCO's abdge you are thinking of. It is lugged. The brass central overlay is affixed in place with a hexagonal nut on a screw post.

Alan
Forum: General Topics. 29-01-09, 01:38 PM
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Posted By Alan O
Thanks. Are they all issue? Clearly the RHG, RY...

Thanks. Are they all issue? Clearly the RHG, RY and Yorkshires are. What about the APTC and QDG or was this a PRI buy (I have one but did not show it as I was unsure).

I forgot to upload the...
Forum: General Topics. 28-01-09, 04:31 PM
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Posted By Alan O
Cavalry, TA Inf and Yeomanry added. Alan

Cavalry, TA Inf and Yeomanry added.

Alan
Forum: General Topics. 20-01-09, 11:01 AM
Replies: 49
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Posted By Alan O
The disparity in, and range of, dates are because...

The disparity in, and range of, dates are because the new badges were only ordered when existing stocks ran out and regts decided that they wanted an improved design/construction etc. Some...
Forum: General Topics. 20-01-09, 08:49 AM
Replies: 49
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Posted By Alan O
Chris, The majority date from 2003-5 but...

Chris,

The majority date from 2003-5 but some are earlier. Those replacing existing designs (RGJ/LI/PWO Yorkshires were made about 2004-5 just before the new regts were formed and the designs...
Forum: General Topics. 18-01-09, 09:11 PM
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Posted By Alan O
I have started an album ...

I have started an album

http://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/album.php?albumid=192

TA and cavalry to be added.

Alan
Forum: General Topics. 14-01-09, 08:56 PM
Replies: 49
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Posted By Alan O
My Yeomanry holdings of post a/a badges are: ...

My Yeomanry holdings of post a/a badges are:

Obselete:

Scottish Yeo - S/G
Westminster Dragoons - Silver plate
QOYY(LI)

Current:
Forum: General Topics. 14-01-09, 04:40 PM
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Posted By Alan O
Thanks, I shall add them to my list. Alan

Thanks, I shall add them to my list.


Alan
Forum: General Topics. 14-01-09, 09:19 AM
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Posted By Alan O
Chris. A picture paints a thousand words. ...

Chris.
A picture paints a thousand words.

The a/a 1970 badge is on the right. Later ones had the rose in red and this was often painted in by the soldiers.

The 2003 gilt/enamel one is a...
Forum: General Topics. 13-01-09, 08:29 PM
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Posted By Alan O
My own holdings of Issued modern non-stabrite...

My own holdings of Issued modern non-stabrite Infantry badges are as follows:

Regts now amalgamated:

RGBW - 2 sizes in bi gold and silver finish
Queens Lancashire Regt - Gilt and Red enamel...
Forum: General Topics. 22-05-08, 05:15 PM
Replies: 49
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Posted By Alan O
KORBR badge were a/a on the regts No 1 dress...

KORBR badge were a/a on the regts No 1 dress hats. The beret badges for all ranks were cloth. I have seen the bimetal badges on ebay but they are made for the collectors/souvenir market as far as I...
Forum: General Topics. 22-05-08, 08:29 AM
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Posted By Alan O
I think I understand you question about the...

I think I understand you question about the finsihes and the answer is varied:

The Rifles is a frosted silver finsih (ie not shiny).

The Duke of Lancasters is a gilt and enamel badge as were...
Forum: General Topics. 20-05-08, 11:17 AM
Replies: 49
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Posted By Alan O
Chris, I don't have an exact date for the...

Chris,

I don't have an exact date for the ADC decision but it was around 2003. Certainly the old designs (such as LI and Yorkshire Regt) can be found in improved metals with that date on the...
Forum: General Topics. 20-05-08, 10:43 AM
Replies: 49
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Posted By Alan O
The QRL cap badges do not have lances today. They...

The QRL cap badges do not have lances today. They are identical to the 17/21st Lancers badge. There was talk of adding lances to the regtl badge and you see this on some paperwork but the cap badge...
Forum: General Topics. 20-05-08, 08:36 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 11,028
Posted By Alan O
John, The MOD has been no longer ordering...

John,

The MOD has been no longer ordering a/a badges for a few years. Various regts have been created recently and they have ordered badge in improved metals. The PWRR have gone for a Bronzed...
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